The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 92 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 0.26% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.28% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £399 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +28.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +60.71%
Technical Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1418 1065 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.96% 93.01% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 749 433
Average daily rate £350 £325 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 28
Average hourly rate £13.30 £13.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -40.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.00 £10.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) NHS
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.56%) Data Stewardship
6 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ODBC
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.56%) ArchiMate
4 1 (5.56%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MOS
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk